Steve Jobs: One Year Later

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- One year ago today, the world lost a legend, as former Apple ( AAPL) CEO Steve Jobs lost his battle with pancreatic cancer at the age of 56.

Apple has posted a video paying tribute to its legendary co-founder on the front page of its website.

In addition, Tim Cook, Steve's hand-picked replacement, has posted a very eloquent and touching letter on Jobs impact to the world.

A message from Tim Cook, Apple's CEO

Steve's passing one year ago today was a sad and difficult time for all of us. I hope that today everyone will reflect on his extraordinary life and the many ways he made the world a better place.

One of the greatest gifts Steve gave to the world is Apple. No company has ever inspired such creativity or set such high standards for itself. Our values originated from Steve and his spirit will forever be the foundation of Apple. We share the great privilege and responsibility of carrying his legacy into the future.

I'm incredibly proud of the work we are doing, delivering products that our customers love and dreaming up new ones that will delight them down the road. It's a wonderful tribute to Steve's memory and everything he stood for.

Tim

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